shanghai observer: cake, birthday noodles, flowers...that is how we celebrate birthday for motherland
october 1, 2019 is the 70th anniversary of the founding of new china. the employees who stick to their posts at home and abroad celebrate the birthday of their motherland in different ways.
time: 0 am, october 1 place: malta
on the evening of september 30, 2019 local time, all the chinese employees of sep (malta) holding ltd. (sepm) staying in malta gathered together to conduct an activity of "sharing national day noodles and wishing china peace and prosperity", which expressed their thoughts and blessings to the motherland from the mediterranean island thousands of miles away.
with the bright five-starred red flags fluttering in the corner of the table and on the wall, setting off the smiling faces, all the staff sat together around the table to share the steaming hot "longevity noodles" amid a happy and peaceful national day atmosphere.
on behalf of all the chinese employees of the company, sheng baojie, party secretary and ceo of sepm, sent his birthday wishes to our great motherland at 6 pm malta time and 0 am beijing time on october 1, wishing the country continued peace and prosperity.
all the staff members participating in the event said that eating "national day noodles" has a special significance. although far away geographically, the heart of everyone is closely attached to the motherland, and their patriotic feelings can be expressed through this activity. it is the prosperity and strength of china that gives its overseas platforms the opportunity to demonstrate and exercise themselves, and in the meanwhile, relieves the worries of the staff away from their families and hometown. our motherland is the source of all the sense of security and mission.